Please, no matter how we advance technologically, please don’t abandon the book. There is nothing in our material world more beautiful than the book. BOOKSHAKALAKA: The National Book Awards Jam […]
somethingchanged: Finally I can make beautiful coffee at home (without a huge and silly machine)! Love.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology. Carl Sagan (via crookedindifference)
That is, until the interviewer realized I wasn’t Viggo  Mortensen . The irony is that I don’t have a television and haven’t for years. And cable. Well, I think […]
npr: A rejection letter from the Essanay Film Manufacturing Company (1907-1925), best known for making Charlie Chaplin movies.
theatlantic: On this day in 1857, The Atlantic was born. Our first cover. (Source: http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine)
Recently, a workplace policy has me thinking about online and offline time as well as social network sites and the nature of friendship. I’m sure I’m not the only one […]
The underestimation of the human intelligence is the worst sin of our time… Mortimer J. Adler
Everything is an aggregator for something else, even every link in the chain dilutes the message a little bit more… Stories spread. Word of mouth gets recommendations. Followers and bit.ly […]
Who spends $125 at Dollar General store? Apparently the woman in front of me. And there’s only one line. *shaking my head* All I wanted was a single bag of candy […]